Accession Number:

ADA305103

Title:

China's Military Reform Program: Analysis and Implications.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.,

Corporate Author:

LIBRARY OF CONGRESS WASHINGTON DC FEDERAL RESEARCH DIV

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1986-12-01

Pagination or Media Count:

20.0

Abstract:

This study provides an overview of the Chinese People Liberation Army PLA reforms in education and training, doctrine and strategy, weapons modernization, personnel, and civil-military relations and their implications. Within each subject category, there is a discussion of the logic behind the reform and its significance for the PLA. The study is based on a variety of open sources, including Chinese and foreign newspapers, periodicals, wire services, books, and journals as of December 1, 1986.

Subject Categories:

  • Government and Political Science
  • Military Forces and Organizations

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE